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Angora,

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, city (1990 pop. 2,533,209), capital of Turkey and Ankara prov., W central Turkey, at an elevation of c.3,000 ft (910 m). Turkey's largest city after İstanbul, Ankara is primarily an administrative city, but it is also an important commercial, industrial, and
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angora

a. the long soft hair of the outer coat of the Angora goat or the fur of the Angora rabbit
b. yarn, cloth, or clothing made from this hair
c. a material made to resemble this yarn or cloth
d. (as modifier): an angora sweater
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These observations were consistent to the higher maternal genetic heritability and permanent environment effect for growth traits in Angora rabbit (Niranjan et al.
The body weight records of German Angora rabbit at weaning (42 d) and post weaning (84, 126 and 168 d) were obtained for a period of seven years from 2002 to 2008.
Tehri (Uttarakhand), Feb 23 (ANI): The breeding of Angora rabbits has become a lucrative option for villagers in Uttarakhand.
Q MY angora rabbit has a small bald patch with dry, flaky skin surrounding it.
Angora rabbit wool production in a particular area, under conventional rearing system, is influenced greatly by climatic conditions, nutrition and management other than germplasm.
I re-homed an angora rabbit from the RSPCA and he's a fantastic character who makes a wonderful pet.
To that end, Betty Bingham of Thousand Oaks sat in one booth spinning a pile of pink-dyed Angora rabbit hair into thread.
ANIMAL FIBER DIAMETER Vicun 6-10 microns Alpaca (Suri) 10-15 microns Musk Ox (Qiviut) 11-13 microns Angora Rabbit 13 microns Cashmere (goat) 15-19 microns Yak Down 15-19 microns Guanaco 16-18 microns Merino (sheep) 12-20 microns Chinchilla 21 microns Mohair (goat) 25-45 microns Alpaca (Huacaya) 27.
She said, 'It's got angora rabbit hair in it so it's very soft and silky.
PHOTO (1--Color in AV Edition only) An Angora rabbit removed from an area home sits in an animal shelter cage Wednesday.
Finding deer almost every day down by the bush; waking to our cockerels crowing in the mornings; gathering warm eggs from the coop; drinking our own goat milk; walking into the corral and being surrounded by my goats all waiting for their cuddle; spinning my own angora rabbit fiber .
I read an article about someone doing dog-hair spinning, and I was lucky enough to have some woolly family members at home," said Marshall, alluding to longhaired Pavlova and her fuzzy gray Angora rabbit, Stew.